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Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) Online
Entry ID: PTME_CD-ROM

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Summary
Abstract: Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) is a CD-ROM set of Geographic Information
Systems (GIS) data specifically designed for use in the classroom. GIS data
have been assembled for ID, MT, ND, SD, and WY for such themes as: bedrock
geology, roads, boundaries, cities, demographics, climate, land cover, land
ownership, species occurrences or habitats, rivers, watersheds and elevation.

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Description: ArcView GIS is ESRI's powerful view-and-query program--a "GIS for everyone."
With it, you can manipulate and display ArcInfo files, modify data, add your
own information, and even add geographic features and customizations. You can
link all kinds of data and do some rather sophisticated analyses. Basically,
ArcView GIS enables geographic exploration through design of maps, charts, and
tables in response to an endless array of "What's it like?" and "What if?"
questions.

Description: As a consortium, UMAC is led by the University of North Dakota, and includes
participants from academia, industry, and government located throughout North
Dakota, South Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho.

They develop products and services for Agriculture, for Natural Resource
Management, and for K-12 Education, using satellite imagery and other spatial
technologies. They also provide information and educational outreach services
to the general public with respect to regional impacts of environmental and
climatic change. They provide products, services, and information to the
general public by operating as a Public Access Resource Center, or PARC,
focused principally on the agriculture, natural resource management, and
education communities.
Service Citation
Title: Prairie to Mountain Explorer (PTME) Online
Provider: UMAC
Edition: 2.0
URL: http://www.sdvc.uwyo.edu/data.htm
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >BACKGROUND INFORMATION Parameter Definition
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Ancillary Keywords
Idaho
Montana
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Service Provider
UW/WYGISC > Wyoming Geographic Information Science Center, University of Wyoming Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.wygisc.uwyo.edu/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: ALAN BUSS
Phone: 307-766-3972
Fax: 307-766-3792
Email: abuss at uwyo.edu
Contact Address:
Asst. Professor
Ed/Lifelong Learning & Instruction
University of Wyoming
City: Laramie
Province or State: WY
Postal Code: 82071
Country: USA
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2003-07-01
SERF Last Revision Date: 2011-01-26
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